Discovering Sherlock Holmes

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Sherlock Holmes Baffled (1900 Short Film)
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Sherlock Holmes enters his drawing room to find it being burgled, but on confronting the villain is surprised when the latter disappears...
Director: Arthur Marvin
Stars: Anonymous
 
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Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1905 Short Film)
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The millionaire's child is kidnapped. Sherlock Holmes after many thrilling adventures and narrow escapes rescues the child.
 
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Arsène Lupin contra Sherlock Holmes (1910 Short Film)
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Director: Viggo Larsen
 
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Sherlock Holmes, Jr. (1911 Short Film)
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Little Sherlock Holmes, Jr., reads the doughty doings of his hero-god, and at once determines to become a detective himself...
Director: Edwin S. Porter
 
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The $500 Reward (1911 Short Film)
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A burglar enters the home of a wealthy man and steals a valuable necklace. A reward of $500 is offered for the thief's apprehension...
Director: Mack Sennett
 
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A Study in Scarlet (1914)
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Sherlock Holmes solves a murder rooted in the Mormon trek of 1850.
Director: George Pearson
 
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Der Hund von Baskerville (1914)
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In this early version the classic "Hound of the Baskervilles" mystery is faithfully adapted, although Watson's character is absent. Holmes' foe is called Stapleton and he menaces Holmes' client Lord Henry and his fiancée, Laura Lyons. (65 mins.)
Director: Rudolf Meinert
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1916)
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When a couple of swindlers hold young Alice Faulkner against her will in order to discover the whereabouts of letters which could spell scandal for the royal family, Sherlock Holmes is on the case. (116 mins.)
 
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The Valley of Fear (1916)
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An ex-convict tries to kill the detective who once posed as a member of an American hooded clan.
 
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1921)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1921)
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A cousin poses as a farmer and tries to kill an heir with a 'ghost' dog.
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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A Case of Identity (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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A Scandal in Bohemia (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Beryl Coronet (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Copper Beeches (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Devil's Foot (1921 Short Film)
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A family is at their dining room table, sitting upright and dressed for dinner--except they're all dead. Sherlock Holmes must figure out how--and, more importantly, why--they were murdered. (20 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Dying Detective (1921 Short Film)
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The great detective Sherlock Holmes, near death after having contracted a rare and usually fatal Asiatic disease, is determined to solve one last murder case before he passes on.
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Empty House (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Man with the Twisted Lip (1921 Short Film)
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Holnmes finds that the disappearance of respectable middle class Neville St. Clair may be linked to a filthy beggar living above an opium den. (28 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Noble Bachelor (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Priory School (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Red-Haired League (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Resident Patient (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Solitary Cyclist (1921 Short Film)
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Holmes is approached by Miss Violet Smith with a most peculiar problem. She has recently accepted a position with Mr...
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Tiger of San Pedro (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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The Yellow Face (1921 Short Film)
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Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1922)
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A young Sherlock Holmes seeks to bring down the criminal mastermind Moriarty as he solves a crime involving a blackmailed prince. (85 mins.)
Director: Albert Parker
 
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Black Peter (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Abbey Grange (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Boscombe Valley Mystery (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Bruce Partington Plans (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Golden Pince-Nez (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Greek Interpreter (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Musgrave Ritual (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Naval Treaty (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Norwood Builder (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Red Circle (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Reigate Squires (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Second Stain (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Six Napoleons (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Stockbroker's Clerk (1922 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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The Sign of Four (1923)
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A convict seeks revenge on the partners who cheated him of his treasure share.
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
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Silver Blaze (1923 Short Film)
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Director: George Ridgwell
 
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Sherlock Jr. (1924)
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A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch. (45 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
 
47.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929)
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(71 mins.)
Director: Basil Dean
 
49.
Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour (1931)
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A card cheat is threatened with exposure into joining a criminal enterprise that Holmes believes is controlled by Professor Moriarty. (84 mins.)
 
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The Speckled Band (1931)
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After her sister dies under mysterious circumstances, a young heiress seeks Holmes' help when she feels threatened by her brutish stepfather. (90 mins.)
Director: Jack Raymond
 
51.
Sherlock Holmes (1932)
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The famous detective is pulled away from retirement and his fiancée when the condemned Moriarty escapes from prison and swears vengeance. (68 mins.)
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1932)
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(72 mins.)
Director: Gareth Gundrey
 
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The Sign of Four: Sherlock Holmes' Greatest Case (1932)
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A young woman turns to Sherlock Holmes for protection when she's menaced by an escaped killer seeking missing treasure. However, when the woman is kidnapped, Holmes and Watson must penetrate the city's criminal underworld to find her. (75 mins.)
Director: Graham Cutts
 
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A Study in Scarlet (1933)
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In London, a secret society led by lawyer Thaddeus Merrydew collects the assets of any of its deceased... (72 mins.)
Director: Edwin L. Marin
 
56.
The Triumph of Sherlock Holmes (1935)
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Holmes, retired to Sussex, is drawn into a last case when.arch enemy Moriarty arranges with an American gang to kill one John Douglas... (84 mins.)
 
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Murder at the Baskervilles (1937)
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Sherlock Holmes takes a vacation and visits his old friend Sir Henry Baskerville. His vacation ends... (71 mins.)
Director: Thomas Bentley
 
58.
Two Merry Adventurers (1937)
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Hans Albers and Heinz Rühmann play two confidence tricksters. They manage to stop a night train for nefarious purposes... (116 mins.)
Director: Karl Hartl
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1937)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson look into reports that a huge, vicious hound has killed Lord Charles Baskerville and that Lord Henry Baskerville is the next to be killed. (82 mins.)
Director: Carl Lamac
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his estate. (80 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
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The master sleuth hunts his archenemy, Professor Moriarty, who is planning the crime of the century. (85 mins.)
Director: Alfred Werker
 
63.
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1942)
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Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson must protect a Swiss inventor of an advanced bomb sight from falling into German hands. (68 mins.)
 
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Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942)
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When a Nazi saboteur jeeringly predicts to the nation new depredations, via their radio 'Voice of Terror'... (65 mins.)
Director: John Rawlins
 
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Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)
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Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson travel to Washington D.C. in order to prevent a secret document from falling into enemy hands. (71 mins.)
 
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Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943)
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During WWII several murders occur at a convalescent home where Dr. Watson has volunteered his services... (68 mins.)
 
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The Scarlet Claw (1944)
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When a gentlewoman is found dead with her throat torn out, the villagers blame a supernatural monster, but Sherlock Holmes, who gets drawn into the case from nearby Quebec, suspects a human murderer. (74 mins.)
 
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The Pearl of Death (1944)
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When a valuable pearl with a sinister reputation is stolen, Sherlock Holmes must investigate its link to a series of brutal murders. (69 mins.)
 
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The Spider Woman (1944)
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Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called "pajama suicides". He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider. (63 mins.)
 
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Pursuit to Algiers (1945)
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Holmes is recruited to escort the heir to a European throne safely back to his homeland after his father's assassination. (65 mins.)
 
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The Woman in Green (1945)
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Sherlock Holmes investigates when young women around London turn up murdered, each with a finger severed off. Scotland Yard suspects a madman, but Holmes believes the killings to be part of a diabolical plot. (90 mins.)
 
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The House of Fear (1945)
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Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of deaths at a castle with each foretold by the delivery of orange pips to the victims. (69 mins.)
 
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Dressed to Kill (1946)
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Sherlock Holmes sets out to discover why a trio of murderous villains, including a dangerously attractive female, are desperate to obtain three unassuming and inexpensive little music boxes. (76 mins.)
 
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Terror by Night (1946)
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When the fabled Star of Rhodesia diamond is stolen on a London to Edinburgh train and the son of its owner is murdered, Sherlock Holmes must discover which of his suspicious fellow passengers is responsible. (60 mins.)
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1951 Mini-Series)
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Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Disappeared (1951 Short Film)
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An adaptation of the story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle about a very wealthy businessman with a strange secret. (26 mins.)
Director: Richard M. Grey
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1954 TV Series)
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The adventures of master detective Sherlock Holmes as he and his assistant, Dr. Watson--and, somewhat reluctantly, the bumbling Inspector Lestrade--battle criminals in London. (30 mins.)
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
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When a nobleman is threatened by a family curse on his newly inherited estate, detective Sherlock Holmes is hired to investigate. (87 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
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Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962)
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Sherlock Holmes and Watson do battle with their nemesis, Professor Moriarity, over an ancient necklace attributed to Cleopatra. (87 mins.)
Director: Terence Fisher
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1964 TV Series)
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A series of Sherlock Holmes adaptations, based on the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. (50 mins.)
 
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A Study in Terror (1965)
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson join the hunt for the notorious serial killer, Jack The Ripper. (95 mins.)
Director: James Hill
 
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Sherlock Holmes in the Singular Case of the Plural Green Mustache (1965 Short Film)
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A morality film where Sherlock Holmes solves a case using Boolean logic. (4 mins.)
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1967 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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Sherlock Holmes (1968 Mini-Series)
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(90 mins.)
 
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The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
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When a bored Holmes eagerly takes the case of Gabrielle Valladon after an attempt on her life, the search for her missing husband leads to Loch Ness and the legendary monster. (125 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
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The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971 TV Series)
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Adaptations of mystery stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle's contemporary rivals in the genre. (50 mins.)
 
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They Might Be Giants (1971)
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In a Manhattan psychiatric hospital a man, convinced he is Sherlock Holmes, is treated by a female doctor who happens to be named Watson. (98 mins.)
Director: Anthony Harvey
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972 TV Movie)
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Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr. Watson, try to solve the murder of the heir to the Baskerville fortune. (74 mins.)
Director: Barry Crane
 
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The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)
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The younger brother of the consulting detective tries to steal Sherlock's glory by solving an important case assisted by an eccentric Scotland Yard detective and a lovely but suspicious actress. (91 mins.)
Director: Gene Wilder
 
91.
Sherlock Holmes in New York (1976 TV Movie)
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In this mystery, Holmes pursues his arch-enemy Moriarty to New York, which the villainous scoundrel has carried out the ultimate bank robbery... (100 mins.)
Director: Boris Sagal
 
92.
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)
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To treat his friend's cocaine induced delusions, Watson lures Sherlock Holmes to Sigmund Freud. (113 mins.)
Director: Herbert Ross
 
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The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)
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The grandson of the world's first and foremost consulting detective and his bumbling, bionic sidekick attempt to catch the only living descendant of Professor Moriarty. (56 mins.)
Director: Joseph McGrath
 
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Silver Blaze (1977 Short Film)
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(25 mins.)
Director: John Davies
 
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
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A Sherlock Holmes spoof about a family that has been haunted for years by the curse of a horrible hound. (85 mins.)
Director: Paul Morrissey
 
96.
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Acquaintance (1979 TV Movie)
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Doctor Watson moves in with the eccentric Sherlock Holmes and they get a case to solve. A young heiress seeks Holmes' help when she feels threatened by her brutish stepfather after her sister dies under mysterious circumstances. (67 mins.)
 
97.
Murder by Decree (1979)
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Sherlock Holmes investigates the murders commited by Jack the Ripper and discovers a conspiracy to protect the killer. (124 mins.)
Director: Bob Clark
 
98.
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Bloody Inscription (1979 TV Movie)
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When a murder happens with a bloody inscription and a ring left behind, puzzled Scotland Yard detectives go to Sherlock Holmes for help. (67 mins.)
 
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The Blue Carbuncle (1980 TV Movie)
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(75 mins.)
 
100.
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980 TV Series)
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Shot in Polish-British co-production series of short stories based on themes of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle... (25 mins.)